Herb: Longstalk Spring Parsley

Latin name: Cymopterus longipes

Synonyms: Aulospermum longipes

Family: Umbelliferae

Description of the plant:


Medicinal use of Longstalk Spring Parsley:

None known

Known hazards of Cymopterus longipes:

The seeds contain isoimperatorin and oxypeucedanin which have been shown to be toxic to chicks. Reference Yost GS, Stermitz FR, Coburn M. (1977) Toxic furanocoumarins of Cympoterus longipes. Phytochemistry 16(7):109

Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.